September 11, 2001: A Timeline
"September 11, 2001: A Timeline," is a temporary exhibit on...
At the intersection of a rich historical heritage and a 21st Century renaissance lies the City of Beaumont. From the romantic appeal of its brick-paved Main Street and vintage lamp posts, to its urban residences, stylish boutiques and trendy restaurants, the city of 118,000-plus has transformed itself into a cultural destination.
While browing our website, you'll learn about the history of Beaumont as well as the Top 10 Reasons to Visit. Beaumont is home to a bountiful 19 museums, showcasing art, history, the energy industry and even a sports heroine. Whether you're visiting us for a week or just a weekend, you'll find comfortable and friendly accommodations, with a variety of shopping and dining options. We suggest checking our deals page regularly for the best hotel deals and discounts at our local shopping and dining establishments.
Beaumont, Texas is located 90 miles East of Houston with direct air service from Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT) to Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW). We're a short drive from the beaches of Galveston and 25 miles from the Louisiana border. Our proximity to the Gulf of Mexico, causes weather to change often. We recommend checking the latest weather forecast before packing. To help you get around while visiting, we've compiled a list of maps and transportation services.
For additional information, request a Southeast Texas Visitor Guide, browse the FAQs, or contact us directly to have your questions answered by a real person. We pride ourselves on our Southern hospitality so we guarantee you'll have a great time in Beaumont and experience Texas with a little something extra!